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January 20, 1937

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 9

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as 3»-.s:«l«iM,.; TEN MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, JANUARY 20 · 1937 'SPOTLIGHT SKETCHES'TO BE PRESENTED AT HIGH SCHOOL ClubWomen Entertained at Hanford Tea Among Opening Events of Mason City Radio Station. Presidents and secretaries of Mason City women's organizations and the officers and department heads of the Woman's clubs were guests of the Mason .City Globe-Gazette and KGLO at a tea Tuesday afternoon at the Hotel Hanford, one of the events marking the opening of Mason City's radio station. Guests were given an opportunity to visit the studios of KGLO in the Hotel Hanford, meet the staff and to hear a halt hour program broadcast by members of Matinee Musicale club. Musical Selections. On the program were Ruth Swingeri- Brpse who played two piano selections, "Sposalizio" by Liszt and "Little White Donkey" by Ibert, Mrs. Don Wells who sang "Sunrise and You" by Arthur Penn, accompanied by Mrs. L. S. Sanders, and Mrs. T. J. Barclay who played a flute number, "Allegretto" by Benjamin Godard, with Mrs. Morris Laird as accompanist. Trio numbers, "I Hear a Thrush at Eve" by Charles Wakefield Cadman, "Smilin 1 Through" by Penn and "Lassie o' .Mine" by Wald, were sung by Mrs. Wells, Mrs. A. C. Hagerman and Mrs. C. E. Gilman, with Mrs. Sanders as accompanist and - a violin trio comprising Mrs. Harlan MacMillan, Mrs. H. E. Hardy and Mrs. Scott Smith played "Andante" from Haydn's sixth symphony. Tea Is Served. In addition to the broadcast, music was played throughout the afternoon by Joe Power's ensemble. Mrs. Lee P. Loomis, Mrs. Earl FOR STUFFY HEAD A few drops up each n o s i r U r e d u c e s swollen membranes, clcars a w a y clogging mucus, brings welcome relief. VlCKSVTRONOL 3Qe double quantity 50c Stars in "Spotlight Sketches" John McMahill, Jr., and Jeffrey Mongerson are pictured as they appear in "Signal Drums," one of the features of "Spotlight Sketches," which they will present Thursday evening in the high school auditorium as one of the programs in the American Artists Association course; sponsored by the High School Music Mothers. Hall and Mrs. F. C. Eighmey, hostesses at the tea, received the guests in rooms adjoining the studios where tea was. served. White pompons and yellow tapers centered the table. Alternating in pouring were Mrs. Tad Martin, Mrs. C. H. Barber, Mrs. Enoch A. Norem, Mrs. LJoyd Geer, Mrs. Ralph Stevens and Miss Eleanor McLaughlin. Luncheon, Theater Party Is Given for ·Miss Peggy Senneff Mrs. Tom Arthur and Mrs. T. A. Burke were hostesses at a luncheon Tuesday afternoon in the Euchre and Cycle club in the Hotel Hanford complimenting Miss Peggy Senneff. Guests were seated at small tables centered with rosebuds. Fol-.. lowing luncheon they were entertained at a presentation of "The Charge of the Light Brigade" at the Cecil theater. A gift was presented to Miss Senneff who will be married Feb. 3 to Wright Pervical of Des Moines. - 1-DON'T SEE WHY HE AND I KNOW'WHV TAKES IT OUT ON DAVES 'GIRL WALKED HEFV...JUST8ECAUSE OUT. AMD, BELIEVE ME HIS GIRLWENT BACK I'M GOING TO TELL ON HIM HIM ! FORGET I'M THE BOSS FOR A FEW MINUTES, BEN,AND GIVE ME THE LOW-DOWN ITfe DARNED HARD TO PUT IN WORDS, DAVE...BUT I HAVE NOTICED, · BOTH HERE AND AT THE ClUB, YOU'RE HOT USING LIFEBUOY THESE DAYS BELIEVE ME,BEN,ru.NEVERUSE · ANYTHING BUT LIFEBUOY AGAIN. IT XWKES ME FEEL LIKE A MILLION. W FULL OF PEP AND ZIP \\\ YOU SEE,DAVE,THERES A SPECIAL PURIFYING INGREDIENT IN LIFEBUOY THAT KEEPS A FELLOW SAFE FROM'aa" IT'S NOT IN ANY OTHER WELL KNOWN TOILET SOAP! A (BEGIN TO SEE THE LIGHT! \ THANKS, OLD MAN "BtfGONE -.fiomancfffourishes MY. YOU TWO AR^ GETTING ALONG THESE DAYS ' GRADE TEACHERS MEET AT CAVERN TO HAVE DINNER Members of the Grade Teachers association met for dinner Tuesday evening at the Cavern. Fol- owing dinner, a program was given and the time was spent nformally. Jimmy Fleming presented three of his pupils, Mary Farmakis and Vlahala Meade who danced and 3etty Buchanan who played an iccordion solo. Miriam Marston; a eacher at Madison, played two Jiano solos, "Claire de Lune" by Debussy and "Valchik" by Mok- ejs. Bridge was played with prizes ping to Miss Lena Nicholas, Miss 31anche Ely, Miss Rosalie Greenwait and Miss Nellie McGuire. Miss Irene Miller was genera] chairman for the affair. Miss Katharine Bailey had charge of. decorating, Miss . G e n e v i e v e Smaby, entertainment, and Miss Mary Melver, dinner. MALOY-FEE NASHUA -- .Miss Vada Fee, daughter of Mr. -arid Mrs." Fred Fee o£ Custer, S. Dak., who has made her home for the past six years with her grandmother, Mrs. Hattie Fee, was married Tuesday at the Little Brown church to Raymond Maloy, son o f . Henry Maloy, the Rev. Earl Hodgkin officiating. They were attended by Miss Mary Grimm, and Bert Maloy, brother of the bridegroom. The bride, graduate of the Fairburn, S. Dak., high school, has been employed in the local telephone office, and the bridegroom is a graduate of the Nashua high school. They will make their home on a farm near Waverly which was purchased for them by the bride's grandmother. --o-NEDERHOFF-RESOR GORDONSVILLE, Minn.--Miss Florence Resor of Gordonsville, a graduate nurse, having taken training at Seattle, Wash., and Adolph Nederhoff of Danube Minn., were married at Hampton Jan. 15. YOUR SKIN'S JUST LIKE A BABY'S ! THAT COMES FROM REGULAR. USE OF LIFEBUOY! ^_ T/^EEP thatyoung-girl freshness of skin J-S- thatforcvcrcapcivatesIUse Lifebuoy regularly. It's gentle...It's thorough.For that same purifying ingredient in iMte lather which stops "B.O." also makes ;ho soap milJir. "Patch" tests on the . ikins of hundreds of women show it's aver 20?° milder than many so-called 'beauty soaps" and "baby soaps." Don't' overlook this fact: \Vimer clothing and warm rooms increase danger of "B.O." Bathe regularly with Lifebuoy--it stops this menace to success and happiness. . . eiuftt/ftrrg Bureau PROTECTS SJCrtf' AGAINST HARD WATER Tliis clear, golden lotion counteracts the (hying, roughening effect of hard, alkaline water. Used regularly, it helps keep skin smooth and lovely* because it sal- mizes. Convenient to use, it dries quickly, is never sticky, greasy or gummy. At all toilet goods counters. Chamberlain Laboratories, Inc., Des Moines, la. Department Hears Talks on 2 Books Mrs.' R. W. Baumgartner, Miss Margaret Rule Present Reviews. Mrs. R. W. Baumgartner and Miss Margaret Rule were on the program at the Wednesday noon meeting of the Woman's club which was conducted in the library assembly. Mrs. Baumgartner reviewed "Sand Castle" by Janet Beith and Miss Rule, "Fighting Angel" by Pearl Buck. Terming "Sand Castle" a truly excellent novel which she could recommend wholeheartedly, Mrs. Baumgartner spoke of Miss Beith's winning an international prize tor her first book, "No Second Spring," published three y e a r s a g o a n d commented on the feeling of dismay which possibly foil awed Miss Seith's joy on receiving the prize, since it carried with it grave responsibility. Miss Beith is a most conscientious worker, slow and painstaking, and so self critical that it has taken three years to produce "Sand Castle," the speaker said. Cotton Manufacture. "The setting of 'Sand Castle,' is n northern England and Scotland and is concerned with the history of the cotton making industry," she said. "In this novel, man accepts the machine and his efforts are devoted to keep himself from sinking to being a mere cog." Mrs. Baumgartner sketched the plot ot the novel which tells the story of Allen and David Stewart, '·wo Scotch boys, who are given Dositions in-the office of a manufacturing plant by Charles Apple- ay. They are overwhelmingly un- lappy in the city. However Allen, Jie more adaptable of the two, be- cpmes interested in the process of cloth making, David is set to checking accounts which is distasteful to him. The Boss's Daughter. The boys meet Annis Appleby, daughter of their employer, and she and David fall in love. Their engagement is a long one and David finally goes to the Boer war ivhere he is killed. Allen and Annis marry and their children Colin and Barbara are carrying on the story which stops rather than ends on a weary note with the older generation glad to drop its burden to the hands of the younger generation. In beginning her discussion of "The Fighting Angel," Miss Rule said that although the book is biography it is more interesting than fiction. She spoke of it as a tender and beautiful character sketch of an unbelievable person. Religious Family. Andrew Stoner, the father of the author, was born into a religious family in which six of seven sons were preachers. He had to work on the farm while growing up and consequently was book starved. When he was 21 years old, he was given his choice of staying on the farm or taking $100 and a horse and leaving. He chose the money and the horse and entered an academy to prepare for theological seminary. When he decided to become a missionary, his father opposed him, but his mother was willing ·if he would marry before he left for China. He complied with her wish and he and his bride set ou1 for China. His wife, Carrie, had an unhappy life, which is described in "The Exile," a companion volume to "The Fighting Angel." Miss Rule spoke of the character of Andrew, giving many incidents from his life to illustrate his bravery, singleness of purpose and his goodness. Mrs. L. J. Strahan who presided announced the next meeting for Feb. 17, when Mrs. n'. E. Romey will review a play. --o-GARFIELD CHILD STUDY CIRCLE HOLDS MEETING Garfield Child Study circle met at the school for a lesson on "The Family's Part in Community Recreation" led by Mrs. W. A. Jones and piano selections by Renee Ried. A socialhour was held with refreshments served by Mrs. Max Rohde and her committee. BROWN-SURFUS BRISTOW -- The William H. Surfus family has received wore that their granddaughter, Miss Maxine Surfus, of Osceola, is married to Willis Brown, of Ottumwa Mr. and Mrs. Brown will be at home in Ottumwa after their return from their wedding trip. The Bride was born and reared in this community, moving to Osceola a few years dgo with her mother. Redingote Ensemble GLOBE-GAZETEE PEERLESS 15 CENT PATTERN 160 Fifth Avenue, New York City By DIANA DAY Princess Frock Is Completed With Coat Cut on Same Lines; Good for Winter and Spring. Youthful dress of redingote type in lovely sheer wool-like crepe, is very individual in its use of color in gray with wine. The contrast is most effective. For variety, you can wear the wine dress without the redingote. The redingote will look stunning over a nav,y or a black dress. Very spring-like and charming is plain navy crepe silk with yellow ground crepe print silk. Black lustrous satin crepe dress with the redingote of the dull surface is distinctive with a touch of exotic color for the belt as Dalmatian orange, raspberry, bright green, gold, etc. You'll sew it in a jiffy with this easy to follow pattern. Style No. 3393 is designed for sizes 14; 1G, 18, 20 years, 32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46 and 48-inches bust. Size 36 requires 3% yards of 39-inch material dress; and ' 3% yards of 39-inch material for redingote. Send 15 cents (15c) (coin is preferred) for 'pattern. Write plainly your name, address and style number. Be sure to state \ size you wish. The spring fashion magazine is full of fashions for you and your family. The price is only 10 cents a copy. You wjll find it of · tremendous help in selecting your new cruise clothes, your spring outfit and your early summer cottons. You have only to study yourself and take your choice, for there is a flattering silhouette for every type and figure among the new models. Book costs 10 cents. Send for it today. Book and pattern together 25 cents. Do not send to Mason City, but address Globe-Gazette Pattern Department, 160 Fifth Avenue, New York City. of FURS Our entire collection of furs of quality has been drastically reduced for immediate clearance. "Open Evenings By Appointment---Phone 788-Convenient Payments" Mark Anniversary THORNTON--Mr. - and Mrs. Peter H. N, Smith, who were married at Garden, 111., Jan. 17, 1887, by Justice of the Peace Gurimes, celebrated their fiftieth anniversary with a wedding dinner. They came to Iowa in 1901 and had been engaged in farming all their lives until they retired 18 years ago and have lived in Thornton ever since. They have four children. Mrs. Hannah Jacobson, Nils 'Smith, Mrs. Jesse Hartwig, Thornton, and Mrs. John Shearer, Mason City. They have 15 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Those from away who were in attendance at the dinner were Sam Smith, Garden, 111., brother of Mr. Smith, and Louie Holm, Garden, 111. Monday evening they gave a community dance in honor o£ the occasion at the opera house. I Calendar WEDNESDAY R. B. Bridg-c club-6:30 o'clock, Jefferson amber room, Mrs. L. D. Mather, hostess. Wa-Tan-Ye club-6:45 o'clock, Higley home. Harding C. S. C.-7:30 o'clock, school, Mrs. C.-E. Cagley, leader. St. James Friendship society-8 o'clock, Mr. and Mrs. William Swift, Mr. and Mrs. H. Kapplinger. L. A. to B. of R. T V:30 o'clock, Moose hall. Crescent club--7:45 o'clock, Y. W. C. A., calendar party, Berneice Reynolds, chairman. Roosevelt-Jackson Child Study Circle Meeting at School Roosevelt-Jackson Child Study circle met Tuesday evening at Roosevelt school. for a program which included a lesson on "The Family's Part in Community Recreation," led by Mrs. J. C. Johnson, assisted by Mrs. H. W. Janssen. Miss Bertha Wassom, first grade teacher, explained the new method of teaching writing. The - entertainment of the evening was "The Voice of Mason City," a broadcast, with Mrs. H. L. Boothroyd in charge of the microphone. Mrs. Chester Billings distributed samples of bread and scrapbooks from the sponsors. Mrs. P. D. Gustafson, P. T. A. president, announced that practice for the a n n u a l 'minstrel show would begin Monda'y. Refreshments were served by Mrs. A. A. Neumann, Mrs. H. Noziecka, Mrs. J. E. Dennis and Mrs. Ralph Dennis. BITS ABOUT 'EM Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Girton, 16 Connecticut avenue northeast, left Tuesday on a.motor trip through the south. * * * Ervin C. Anderson, who has been visiting for the past two weeks with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. K. Anderson, 426 Fifteenth street northwest, returned to Annapolis, Md., and from there he will be transferred to the new U. S. S. Yorktown, Norfolk, Va. « « «r Mrs. Ella Thompson of Eagle Grove, has returned to her home after spending the past two weeks with her sister, Mrs. T. Fatland, 624 Sixth street southeast. LEGION AUXILIARY TO MEET THURSDAY Members of the American Legion Auxiliary will meet Thursday evening at 7:30 o'clock at the 40 and 8 clubrooms for a legislative program with Charles Barlow as speaker. Refreshments will be served at the close of the meeting by Mrs. Hartley Blewett, Mrs. Harold Shockey and Mrs. H. L, Gore. T. N. T. GLUB MEETS AT Y. FOR DINNER T. N. T. club met Tuesday evening for dinner at (5:30 o'clock at the Y. W. C. A., with Dorothy Arnett and Irene Kolda in charge. The remainder of the evening was spent in swimming and playing cards. Joyce Preston was a guest, THURSDAY History club-Mrs. Steve O'Brien, 932 Adams avenue northwest, Mrs. H. W. Conover, lesson. L. U. G. A. club-Mrs. Kate Johnson. Sub-Deb club-7:30 o'clock, Jeanne Sullivan, 1307 Pennsylvania a v e n u e southeast. New Idea club-1 o'clock, Mrs. E. Sipple, 828 First street northwest. A. U. S. W. V. circle-2 o'clock, Mrs. Ella Maddy, 913 Adams avenue northwest. Grace Evangelical Ladies^aid-2 o'clock, church parlors. Mrs. George Collen, Mrs. M. Waggoner, hostesses. Novel club-Mrs. King Vanderwicken. 115 Kentucky avenue southeast. R. N. A--Health club-2 o'clock, Moose hall, Mrs. Martin J. Faktor, chairman. St. James division 1-2 o'clock, Mrs. Elisa Docring, 811 South Federal avenue. Trinity Ladies 'aid-2:30 o'clock, churcli parlors, Mrs. E. A. Rankin, Mrs. S. Sagen. Mrs. Ray Kellar, Mrs. H. F. Johnson, hostesses. Immanuel N. E. division-2:30 o'clock, Mrs. B. T. Erholm, 215 Fifth street southeast. W, N. T. club- Mrs. Merle Peters, Mrs. Carl Johnson. 122% Thirteenth street northeast. Sorosis club-Y. W. C. A., Mrs. R. P. Harmon, hostess, Mrs. N. D. Miler, lesson. Hanford Ladies' aid-Mrs. T. E. Wagner, Mrs Charles Wagner. IMonroR-Washinirton C. S. C.-- Postnnncrt to Jan. 2B. Baptist n. O. A.-7:30 o'clock, Mrs. Harvey Adams, 925 Madison avenue north- [ west. Athenian club-7:45 o'clock, Mrs. T3. E. Fleming, hostess, 508 Pennsylvania avenue southeast, current events. Mrs. L. C. Perkins, Mrs. J. A. Pasternak; lesson, Mrs. H. B. McLaughlin. His* School P. T. A.-Postponed. American Lojfion Auxiliary-7:3(1 o'clock, 40 and 8 clubrooms. Women of the Moose-7:30 o'clock, Moose hall. L. O. T. O.-8 o'clock, I. O. O. F. hall. O. D. O. club- Mrs. W. R. Cothern, 710 North Federal avenue. A magazine success-story describes a girl who never went to school and writes Hollywood scenarios. But why expose the tricks of the trade?--Richmond Times-Dispatch. Leave for Conventions. T1TONKA--Dr. and Mrs. R. C. Ball left Tuesday morning for Des Moines where he will attend a two day session of thestate veterinarian's association. Mr. and Mrs. Howard French left at the same time for Minenapolis, Mr. French attending a lumberman's convention. --o-At DCS Moines Convention. THOMPSON--Dr. and Mrs. C. E. Tegue motored to Des Moines Tuesday where he is attending a three day ceterinary convention. 3rd Number o f ,, S e r i e s to Be Seen High School Music Mothers to Present -Dramatic Entertainment. "Spotlight Sketches," an innovation in dramatic entertainment, will be preesnted -Thursday evening at 8:15 o'clock in the high school auditorium as one of the units in the American Artists association course sponsored by the High School Music Mothers club. Appearing in the program are John McMahill, Jr., and Jeffrey Mongerson. All the sketches are played in a spotlight and .by blotting out the average concert stage, an effect is achieved through the medium of illusion^ comparable to an elaborate stage setting. In the sketches which were written by Mr. McMahill, are "The Other- Man," "Jungle Fever," "Signal Drums" and "The Dope Addict." According to The Music News, Chicago, "Jeffrey Mongerson, a mere lad, and a protege of Mr. McMahill, assumed his 13 year old rolei n 'Signal Drums, 1 with a beauty of diction and distinction of appearance." The Chicago Herald and Examiner has termed Mr. McMahill as a "rising young genius of the theater." . Admission to "Spotlight Sketches" is by season ticket and single admissions may be purchased at the door. This is the third program in a series of four being presented under the auspices of the High 'School Music Mothers. The fourth will be the Choristers of the Ca- nadion Singers Guild. Mrs. Chapman President. BELMOND--The missionary society o£ the Congregational church eelcted: President, Mrs. J. E. Chapman; vice president, Mrs. George Elder; secretary, Mrs. M. F. Christie; Mrs. Ted Johnson, secretary pro tern; treasurer, Mrs. William White. SMARTER STYLES, BETTER QUALITY FOR LESS -- SINCE 1920 COURTESY AND S^TISFAUTION WITH EVERV PURCHASE Pre - Inventory Clearance of SILK DRESSES Hundreds of beautiful Silk Dresses at great reductions. Smartly styled. Crepes, prints, in black, navy and colors. Styles for women and misses. Now selling DRESSES-Reduced to. . . $2.69 Wonderful group of silks and wools. Sizes from 12 to 20. All colors. Reduced for a quick clean-up. DRESSES-Reduced to. STERLING SILVER m Start a foundation set at Blanchards. Add to It on gift occasions. (tjQ "7r and up for tp*7« I 0 foundation set D I A M O N D S . . $3.69 Just 46 dresses in this lot. All excellent values at this price. Plain crepes and prints. All colors. Sizes to 44. Reduced for pre-inventory clearance. "SEE YOU TOMORROW" QLLflR DflY 3 Days -- Thursday, Friday, Saturday! 468 Pairs Women's and Girls' High Heel--Low Heel--Suede--Kid--Patent 18 South Federal Mason City 1 :4 i t , f

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